Posts tagged "Smartwool"

US company Smartwool gets quality and back-story from New Zealand merino

[8 December/ Stuff] Leaders from Smartwool have visited the Stonyhurst farm in North Canterbury. Smartwool was a merino apparel company from the United States which sourced 95 percent of its wool from New Zealand. Smartwool Brand President, Travis Campbell said the reason the wool had always been sourced from New Zealand was due to the...

Merino team sees how the others work [4 June/ Otago Daily Times]

SmartWool Asia Pacific brought its team of distributors to Central Otago for its annual sales meeting and launch of its 2016 spring-summer product range. The company contracts New Zealand Merino Company to supply its merino fibre used in its socks and garments. New Zealand Merino Global Partnership Manager, Dave Maslen, said the visit was hugely...

NZ Merino signs $8m deal with US firm

[15 April/ NZ Herald] The New Zealand Merino Company has signed an $8 million, one-year deal to supply 600 tonnes of New Zealand fine and medium micron wool to US sock and apparel manufacturer SmartWool. The contract continues an 18 year partnership with SmartWool, which has been worth $150 million to New Zealand Merino growers....